ID# 032055

Sheet Metal Mechanic / Punch Brake

Pennsauken, NJ 08110
United States
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Job Description

For over 40 years, OPEX Corporation has received global recognition as a leader in the design, manufacture, and service of business process automation equipment. With their recent expansion into the Warehouse Automation market, OPEX has experienced tremendous growth, providing new and expanded opportunities for their current and future employees.

If you are looking to join a growing, cutting edge technology company that strives to maintain a collegial, family-oriented culture, you should check us out.

Position Summary

OPEX Corporation is looking to hire a full time Sheet Metal mechanic to work in our production shop at our Pennsauken locations. We are looking for a worker who can work a full time schedule during or day shift. Due to the growth within this department we are accepting a wide range of applicants for this position ranging from entry level to senior level experience with the minimum requirement of one year experience in the field.

Essential Responsibilities
•Worker fabricates, figures, lays out, assembles, installs and repairs sheet metal parts, equipment, and products, utilizing knowledge of working characteristics of metallic and nonmetallic materials, machining, and lay out techniques, using hand tools, power tools, machines and equipment
•Reads and interprets blueprints, sketches, or product specifications to determine sequence and methods of fabricating, assembling, and installing sheet metal products
•Lays out and marks dimensions and reference lines on material, using scribers, dividers, squares and rulers, applying knowledge of shop mathematics and layout techniques to develop and trace patterns of product or parts or using templates
•Set up and operates fabricating machines, such as shears, brakes, presses, forming rolls, and routers, to cut, bend and form, or straighten materials
•Trims, files, grinds, deburrs, buffs, and smoothes surfaces, using hand and portable power tools
•Installs assemblies in supportive framework according to blueprints, using hand tools, power tools, and lifting handling devices
•Repairs and maintains sheet metal products
•Other responsibilities as assigned

Job Requirements

•Minimum 1 year experience as Sheet Metal worker
•Accepting applications from entry level to senior level candidates
•Must have experience using both hand and power tools
•Able to complete shearing, forming, rolling, bending, and straightening of sheet metal hardware
•Able to read and understand blueprints, weld procedures and symbols
•Must be dependable, professional, flexible, have a positive attitude and a solid work history

Physical/Work Environments
•Worker will be working in a production shop setting
•Worker must be able to lift 40 pounds
•Worker must be able to stand throughout duration of their shift

Company Overview

OPEX Corporation is a recognized global technology leader in high-speed mailroom automation, document imaging, and material handling. Since 1973, OPEX systems have provided performance enhancing workflow solutions and cost-effective results to thousands of organizations around the world.

From its humble beginnings in a leased warehouse in southern New Jersey, OPEX’s global workforce now totals 900 employees. OPEX’s Moorestown, New Jersey World Headquarters features more than 475,000 square feet of engineering, manufacturing, warehouse, product assembly and office space. OPEX offices are also located in the U.K., France and Germany.


Benefits include, but are not limited to:
•Full medical, dental and vision with low employee contribution rates
•Paid holidays, vacation and personal days
•401k with matching and profit sharing
•Basic life insurance, short term and long term disability

OPEX Corporation is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, and protected veteran status.

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